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Take it Seriously!
Tuesday, March 31, 2020      12 comments

My beautiful oldest sister, Barb died this morning from Covid19. Her last surviving daughter has it. It doesn't have to be...... Read more
3.29.20 Update
Sunday, March 29, 2020      7 comments

I can now actuis dyingally type a little bit at a time. It's hard - my muscles are tight and hurting from lack of use. Breaking an arm in 3 spots right by my shoulder has been very painful for me. It's so hard to not see my girls. At lea... Read more
3.22.20 update
Sunday, March 22, 2020      5 comments

My breaks in my arm are slowly healing. I went to the doctor on Friday and he said it looks good. I can take my arm out of the sling more. I started therapy and it's hard. I have no idea how long it will take me to get strength back.... Read more
3.18.20 update
Wednesday, March 18, 2020      7 comments

GOING CRAZY AGAIN. STILL IN SLING. CANT DO MOST THINGS. THERAPY IS DIFFICULT - NO STRENGTH IN ARM. MISSING HELENA TERRIBLY - I THINK SHE GREW A COUPLE MORE INCHES.... Read more
after 2 weeks
Monday, March 09, 2020      4 comments

my arm isn't worse, but not much better. I start therapy this week. good - I can't do anything.... Read more
broken
Wednesday, February 26, 2020      12 comments

I broke my right arm in many places. will be 6 weeks.... Read more
19 Years to the Day
Thursday, February 20, 2020      7 comments

Monday was 19 years to the day that Dale Earnhardt passed. He was on the last lap of the Daytona 500 when he hit the wall going an estimated 25 mph. He was not wearing his safety harnesses correctly. Instead of putting blame where blame lies,... Read more
Let the Stress Creep Up
Wednesday, February 19, 2020      5 comments

Looking for a house, getting the paperwork together, weeding out and packing up the apartment, trying to get my sleep regulated, etc. has officially brought my stress levels up to where it's affecting my body. My TMJ hasn't acted up in a few ye... Read more
Family Tree
Saturday, February 15, 2020      4 comments

My oldest, Sarah, got me a DNA kit for my birthday. After sending that off to get the results, I figured I'd work on a family tree. I can't believe how much time I have put into it this week. Once I got started, it was easy to keep going. ... Read more
Scheduling Problem
Friday, February 14, 2020      5 comments

I know we will start moving in a few weeks. Do you think I have anything packed? Very little. I made the mistake of working on my family tree this week. I've spent way too much time every morning on it. Time just gets away from me. (I let ... Read more
Disney World
Monday, February 10, 2020      4 comments

The first time I went to Disney World was in 2001. I went to a convention through my FBLA-PBL membership. I had a wonderful time. When Helena was 2 and 3, Sherry, Helena and I went to the Magic Kingdom for 1 day. A bucket list item of mi... Read more
I forgot how much work moving is.
Saturday, February 08, 2020      5 comments

It was only two years ago that I moved into this apartment. It's getting close to the time where we will close on our house. I've been slowly trying to weed things out for a few weeks now. In the past couple days, I've been trying in earnest... Read more
Some Progress
Wednesday, February 05, 2020      5 comments

I didn't have any ambition before Christmas. The last couple weeks, I've gotten a bit accomplished, some of the things I had put off for awhile. I've gone through a few things in the house. I don't want to wait to the last minute to pac... Read more
One Month of 2020 Gone
Sunday, February 02, 2020      8 comments

January 2020 is in the record books. I did find a house last month, so I guess that's a big accomplishment. For February - usually a long month to me - I know I need to go through my stuff, get rid of things I no longer need and pack up ... Read more
Losing my Mind...
Thursday, January 30, 2020      10 comments

or at least the memory part of it. I used to make a to-do list every day. I think I will have to go back to that,,,,in between trying to remember where I put everything... Read more

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